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Box W0005.01


Contains 6 Collections and/or Records:

Elizabeth Johnston materials

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 1
Scope and Contents Includes two biographical sketches, an undated letter, two postcards dated 1915 and 1925, a newspaper clippings dated 1931-1957.
Dates: 1853-1957

Dixie Graves letters, 1927-1928

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 2
Scope and Contents Two letters, dated 1927 and 1928, written by Dixie Graves, wife of Alabama governor Bibb Graves and first woman U. S. senator from Alabama.
Dates: 1927-1928

Notebook of Blocton, Alabama, woman, circa 1891

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents Contains 1891 notebook detailing the actions of her abusive husband, including names of witnesses to the abuse.
Dates: circa 1891

Sue S. White suffrage letter, 1919

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents Contains letter from the National Organizer of the National Woman's Party, Sue S. White, to the Alabama branch after Alabama failed to ratify the suffrage amendment in 1919.
Dates: 1919

Angeline M. Krecker letter, 1853

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 5
Scope and Contents Contains letter from Angeline M. Krecker to her brother in Columbus, Mississippi, describing her visit to Mobile, Alabama. She states that "in almost every store I go into there are women clerks."
Dates: 1853

B.F. Eborn speech

 File — Box: W0005.01, Folder: 6
Scope and Contents Manuscript of a debate speech delivered at Southern University in Greensboro, Alabama, entitled "Is Woman Really Better Than Man?". [there is a note on the folder that states "Mr. Eborn spoke on the affirmative."]
Dates: 1853-1957